How to manage "that" that keeps ringing in your head

ByM a r i s a

The song I happened to hear somewhere does not leave my head ... I think that there are many people who have such experiences. That should be that, tooEarwormIt is a phenomenon called personal difference, but there is a possibility that it will affect everyone, even if there are individual differences. Depending on the person, the worm worm continues for a long time, and there seems to be a gradual increase in discomfort, but the way to erase the melody which does not leave from this head became clear.

Get that tune out of your head - scientists find how to get rid of earworms - Telegraph

A survey on this earworm was conducted mainly by Dr. Ira Hymann, a music psychologist at the University of Western Washington. In the survey, we generated artificial ear worms by letting subjects in the midst of solving the maze on the paper listen music such as the Beatles and Beyonce, but once the ear worms that occurred were likely to recur again the next day Thing. And to stop the ear wormSudokuYaanagramI investigated whether solving problems using puzzles like this helps to resolve ear worms. As a result of the investigation, it was revealed that solving the anagram in the puzzle, that is, changing the arrangement of the letters of the word to make another word is the way to stop the most excellent ear worm.

ByDevils rancher

Because the earworm is not stopped when the anagram is too difficult or too easy, it is better to solve the one with the appropriate difficulty, the most effective way was to do a 5-character anagram. Also, I realized that reading novels and doing Sudoku in addition to solving anagram is also effective in releasing ear worms.

According to the survey, it turned out that the songs were easy to squeal, and it seemed that unique songs that had never heard else were likely to become ear worms. In the survey, it was found that Lady Gaga's songs are most likely to become ear worms, and that songs of popular singers such as the Beatles and Beyonce and popular bands are likely to become earworms.

The study of this early worm is helpful in understanding how music is remembered in the human head and may be able to prevent dementia reduction.

in Science, Posted by logu_ii